The crew of the “Gitana” consists of the following persons:
- 1st Mate.
- Sometimes a 2nd Mate.
- AB / Cook.
- Usually 2 apprentices.
The crew is of course qualified for their duties. They are well motivated and knowledgeable in the field to always bring ship and cargo safely from loading to discharge port (and vice versa). Furthermore, the atmosphere on board is of course important. People always eat and drink coffee together. The mess room is equipped with satellite TV and stereo. They regularly fish together. There is a strict alcohol and drugs policy on board. It is prohibited to consume alcohol during sailing. During the stay in the port, the consumption of alcohol is very limited outside working hours. Drugs are strictly prohibited in all forms.